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Wrekin Golf Club


Description

Wrekin Golf course has been described as 'a downland and undulating parkland course with some magnificent views'. Views of the 4th, 7th and 14th holes, shown above, illustrate some of the magnificant views.

The golf club started on the golf links attached to Wrekin College. By 1907 the club, then known as Wellington Golf Club, moved to a nine hole layout on land adjacent to Steeraway Farm, Wellington. At around the same time it was negotiating - phrase used loosely - with Lord Forester to use land from his estates on the side of the Wrekin to lay out new and improved links. By 1908 the basic agreements had been struck and the construction of the course began. From 1907 to 1910 the Club played at Steeraway and entertained many local and Countywide Teams to Clubs from Coalbrookdale, Wem, Broseley, Plowden, Much Wenlock, Lightmoor and many others over the years. Names that are now familiar because there is still a small village or town remaining - not many would now believe that they had previously had a golf course in the town.

Wrekin Golf Club celebrated its centenary in 2005 with various events particularly during centenary week 25th June to 3rd July. The clubhouse has been modified, particularly the Gents facilities, and we look forward to welcoming friends old and new.

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Location

Address
Ercall Woods Golf Links Lane
Wellington
Telford
Shropshire
TF6 5BX
Club Details Club Type: Members
Telephone: 01952 244032
Website: www.wrekingolfclub.co.uk/
Contacts Pro: O.Evans
Tel: 01952 244032

Secretary: D. Briscoe
Tel: 01952 244032

Club Facilities Course Facilities
  • dinner
  • lunch
  • visitors welcome
Professional
  • 3/4 Hour Lesson: £25
  • Assistant Professional
  • PGA Professional
  • Playing Lessons
  • Putting Green
  • Video Lessons
Memberships
  • Memberships Available
Green Fees
  • Maximum Green Fee (18 holes): £35
  • Minimum Green Fee (18 holes): £27
Courses
Wrekin Golf Club
Course Type: Parkland
Holes: 18
Par: 66
Yards: 5570

Wrekin Golf course has been described as 'a downland and undulating parkland course with some magnificent views'. Views of the 4th, 7th and 14th holes, shown above, illustrate some of the magnificant views.



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